Category: Desi Girl Stories
While Pakistani dramas were very popular in India in the 80s (some of us might have heard of shows like Dhoop Kinaray which had great viewership in India), in the last few years, they've become very popular again. While shows like Zindagi Gulzar Hai and Humsafar (and Fawad Khan!) have built quite a cult following in India, there are many other shows and movies from across the border that you could consider on your watchlist.
Indians and their obsession with fairness, is something well known. It is almost a culturally ingrained fact that white is better! And who does this affect the most? Women. TC46 shares just some of the comments women have endured due to their skin colour- something they have no control over!
The Allahabad High Court's observation stating that oral sex with a minor does not come under the 'aggravated sexual assault' category under the Pocso Act has sparked a row on social media.
Unsolicited advisors often hide behind the line “Tumhare bhalai ke liye bol rahe hai” In a culture that believes that ‘the elders know best’, women are more often than not subjected to pearls of wisdom from just about anyone. TC46 shares what real women think about this.
Mislabelling or under diagnosing women with PCOS prevents them from receiving care for their actual issue at the correct time. This PCOS Awareness Month, TC46 talks about the subject while highlighting stories that can help you with your journey.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. There is a lot of talk about going green and we’ve got some women sharing their tried and tested practises to help the environment.
Mothers would want nothing but the best for their daughters, and this includes the heirloom pieces that they pass down to them, both as a gift and as a legacy. While recipes and photographs often feature in the keepsakes, jewellery still takes the crown.
Pregnancy always keeps you on your toes, and then came the pandemic. That is a curveball nobody saw coming. We share stories from 3 different moms about their experiences on pregnancy during these trying times.